Old St. Stephens Masonic Lodge No. 9 (1821-1834)/St. Stephens Lodge No. 81

Old St. Stephens Masonic Lodge No. 9 (1821-1834)/St. Stephens Lodge No. 81 (HM1C7M)

Location: St Stephens, AL 36569 Washington County
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Country: United States of America
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N 31° 32.392', W 88° 3.272'

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Old St. Stephens Masonic Lodge No. 9
(1821-1834)

CHARTER AND EARLY MEMBERS WERE:
Gov. Israel Pickens, Col. Silas Dinsmore, Thomas Eastin, R. Chamberlain, Thomas Malone, J.F. Ross, Daniel Coleman, John Womack, W.D. Gaines, James Roberts, James K. Blount, Ptolemy Harris, F.S. Lyon, Micajah Brewer, John F. McGrew.

One of the nine lodges that organized the Grand Lodge of Alabama at Cahaba in 1821, however, Masonry existed here as early was 1811.
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St. Stephens Lodge
No. 81

After the decline of Old St. Stephens, a Masonic Lodge was organized and chartered here in 1854. Minutes kept and meetings held continuously since charter date at this site.

CHARTER AND EARLY MEMBERS WERE: T.P. Ashe, W.A. Bailey, Thos. H. Bailey, F.W. Baker, James K. Blount, R.O. Bowling, W.F. Brunson, John W. Carpenter, E.H. Gordy, Jackson W. Faith, James G. Hawkins, F.C. Koen, T.S. Parker, Daniel Rain, Benton C. Rain, John A. Richardson, James White, Walter Woodyard.
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HM NumberHM1C7M
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Year Placed1973
Placed ByAlabama Historical Association
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Date Added Friday, September 12th, 2014 at 4:58am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16R E 399896 N 3489917
Decimal Degrees31.53986667, -88.05453333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 31° 32.392', W 88° 3.272'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds31° 32' 23.52" N, 88° 3' 16.32" W
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Area Code(s)251
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 19250 St Stephens Ave, St Stephens AL 36569, US
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